Archives for April 2018

Honeywell 2019: Next-Gen Security & Home Automation is One Platform for Wired, Wireless, DIY, Pro

Arriving in 2019, new Honeywell melds Vista, Lynx, Lyric into single platform with user-replaceable batteries, cellular modules, home-automation radios, and a back-end system that enables remote monitoring and diagnostics by security pros.

That HUGE Story on Secretive ‘Amazon Home Security Services’

CE Pro’s Julie Jacobson conjures up “the big story” on new Amazon Smart Security Services, including an army of licensed alarm installers, Amazon’s own central monitoring station, Ring and Zonoff-inspired smart-home services, Amazon Key and more. (Spoiler: She was wrong.)

Amazon Debuts Smart Home Services, Security Package Tiers

With five different service tiers, the new home security portal’s offerings run from $240 to $840.

Replace Ignition 1995 Ford Super Duty Pickup | Mr. Prolock Blog

Replace Ignition 1995 Ford Super Duty Pickup | Mr. Prolock Blog For further information go to Mr. Prolock A car theft tried to steal a 1995 Ford Super Duty Pickup in Whistler and damaged the ignition but was unable to start the Ford Pickup Truck. However, the Ford ignition was so severely damaged and the key could […]

Recent IoT Research Says Broadband Households Care More About Cybersecurity Than Ever Before

IoT research firm Parks Associates recently released a whitepaper showing 64% of broadband households are concerned about their safety and privacy.

How a Connected CEO Does Summer: Secluded Island, Extreme Cellular, Streaming & Surveillance

Smart homes demand smart outdoor spaces and these three award-winning installations give clients just that — durable audio/video, extreme cellular service, and motorized gates that trigger ‘Welcome Home’

Elk Provides Gold-Standard Home Security

22,000-square-foot home and 10,000-square-foot garage protected from top to bottom with Elk M1 Gold security system; fuses seamlessly with Elan.

Elan + 2Gig + Integrated NVR Makes Unique Security, Surveillance, Home Automation Combo

At ISC West 2018, Nortek Security & Control (NSC) demonstrated new Elan IP cameras and NVRs, integrated with Elan home automation system and 2Gig security – a first in the home-control category.

Lost Keys 1998 Toyota 4Runner | Mr. Prolock Blog

Lost Keys 1998 Toyota 4Runner | Mr. Prolock Blog For further information go to Mr. Prolock. Randy from Mr. Locksmith made keys for a customer in Surrey BC who had lost Keys 1998 Toyota 4Runner in Surrey BC. Keys that would open the Toyota and start the car were made quickly and with no damage to […]

DMP Security System Integrates with Ring Video Doorbells

DMP security panels already integrate with home-automation devices through the company’s Virtual Keypad. At ISC West 2018, the company announced integration with Ring Video Doorbells.